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The Valuation of Ecosystem Services from Farms and Forests Informing a systematic approach to quantifying benefits of conservation programs (Synthesis Chapter)


  • Wainger, L.
  • Ervin, D.


Citation : Wainger, L. and D. Ervin (editors). 2017. Synthesis Chapter - The Valuation of Ecosystem Services from Farms and Forests: Informing a systematic approach to quantifying benefits of conservation programs. The Council on Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (C-FARE) Report No. 0114-301, Washington DC (March; available at

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  • Wainger, L. & Ervin, D., 2017. "The Valuation of Ecosystem Services from Farms and Forests Informing a systematic approach to quantifying benefits of conservation programs (Synthesis Chapter)," C-FARE Reports 260677, Council on Food, Agricultural, and Resource Economics (C-FARE).
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:cfarer:260677
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.260677

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